This unit is aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards for matter in second grade. This 27 page pack is a great resource to use to teach matter and its interactions. Included are activities, worksheets, and experiments that can be done with partners, small groups, or as a whole class.
Inside this unit you will find:
-Informational text on matter (solids, liquids, and gases)
-Worksheets to check for understanding
-Informational text on properties of matter
-Describe the properties of a solid, liquid, and gas.
-Writing extentions for students to apply understanding
-Compare and contrast properties of matter
-Students write to inform which object is better to build with based on its properties
-Oobleck experiment with recording worksheet
-Changing states of matter activities (2 with recording sheet!!)
-End of unit reflections
This unit addresses the Next Generation Science Standards (2-PS1-1, 2-PS1-2, 2-PS1-3, 2-PS1-4) as well as Common Core reading and writing standards.
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